Calendar of Events

Each month, we present a program of interest to our members and their guests. This page contains a list of upcoming programs including the speaker, topic, and sponsor(s). For more information about any program or to suggest a topic that might be of interest to our members, please contact Michael Oppedahl at 828-3918. Each attendee must RSVP at least one week prior to the next scheduled meeting.

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April 17, 2014

Speaker

Joie Glenn, NMAHHC

Joie Glenn, RN, MBA, CAE is executive director of the New Mexico Association for Home and Hospice Care and a widely recognized leader in the health care system in New Mexico. Glenn has served on numerous boards and committees including the New Mexico Center for Nursing Excellence Board, Human Services Department Medicaid Advisory Committee, Aging and Long Term Services Department Policy Advisory Committee, New Mexico Telehealth Alliance Board, and the New Mexico Society of Association Executives Board. A long-time registered nurse, Glenn earned her master's degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix and achieved the certified association executive (CAE) credential in 2001.

Topic

Report from the 2014 New Mexico Legislative Session

Joie’s discussion will also include Centennial Care. Representatives from the State’s approved MCOs (Manage Care Organizations), Blue Cross/Blue Shield of New Mexico, Molina, Presbyterian and United Healthcare will join her and be available for specific questions regarding our state’s new Medicaid program from the insurance provider perspective.

Sponsor

Preferred Assisted Living & Swaim, Finlayson and Puma, PC

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